What are treasury shares?

What are treasury shares?

Treasury shares were introduced in 2003 to enable certain companies to hold shares bought back from shareholders “in treasury”. Chapter 6 Part 18 of the Companies Act 2006 sets out the up to date provisions relating to treasury shares, although it should be noted that...
Wedding photographers and copyright – what’s your position?

Wedding photographers and copyright – what’s your position?

The wedding season has begun in earnest and it’s vital that wedding photographers are reminded of how copyright law protects them and what rights their clients have. An experienced wedding photographer can earn significant sums of money, but creating great wedding...
Divorce Solicitors – What is a ‘no-fault’ divorce?

Divorce Solicitors – What is a ‘no-fault’ divorce?

The Government have finally announced plans to reform divorce law in the UK. Following years of consultations, campaigns and frustrations for many family lawyers, these reforms are a welcome introduction. However, it is unlikely that this option will be available for...
Prenuptial agreements – FAQs

Prenuptial agreements – FAQs

When should I think about getting a pre-nup? The date for the big day is set, the Pinterest board is filled with beautiful ideas and the arguments about who is and isn’t on the guest list are now into double figures. There’s one outstanding issue which needs to be...
‘DIY’ Divorces – what could go wrong?

‘DIY’ Divorces – what could go wrong?

Last month, we published an article detailing the different processes available to resolve finances on separation.  No matter what process has been used, once an agreement has been reached it is vital that the agreement is recorded in a final financial order. Last...
Divorce and Finances: Choosing the right process for you

Divorce and Finances: Choosing the right process for you

The process of a divorce may seem overwhelming. Following a separation, there might be disputes relating to the matrimonial assets and arrangements for the children and there are a number of options available to separating couples to try and resolve those issues. It...